61 Small Town Quotes and Sayings to Love Your Community

This collection of “61 Small Town Quotes and Sayings” beautifully captures the essence of living in small, close-knit communities.

Each quote harks back to the tranquility, familiarity and caring atmosphere that characterize these quaint towns.

For those who have had the experience of residing in such a community, these quotes evoke a sense of nostalgia and fondness, often making them long for their hometowns.

Even those currently dwelling in bustling cities might find themselves yearning for the comfort and peace of their small towns.


Beyond mere nostalgia, these quotes serve as a source of inspiration, encouraging individuals to revisit their roots and find solace away from the stresses of urban life.

Best Small Town Quotes


Be nice the world is a small town. ~ Unknown.

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In a small town, people start talking. ~ Unknown.

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Everybody dies famous in a small town. ~ Unknown.

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Be nice. The world is a small town. ~ Austin Kleon.

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You stand out too much in a small town. ~ Jen DeLuca.

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A small town has as many eyes as a fly. ~ Sonya Hartnett.

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The sky in small towns is always the prettiest. ~ Unknown.

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Don’t let small town life make your life small. ~ Unknown.

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This is a small town, so everyone talks. ~ Katarina Bivald.

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Don’t make small town life make your life small. ~ Unknown.

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There’s a lot of happy people here in this small town. ~ Unknown.

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I couldn’t be any prouder to say I’m from a small town. ~ Unknown.

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It takes a small town to keep you humble. ~ Bess Streeter Aldrich.

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Childhood is the small town everyone came from. ~ Garrison Keillor.

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I wouldn’t trade one single day here, in small town USA. ~ Unknown.

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Small towns; where everyone knows everyone and everything. ~ Unknown.

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This country is made up of small towns and big dreams. ~ Brian Mulroney.

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Every small town that I had ever been to had had a caboose. ~ Laura Miller.

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I grew up in a very small town, and I just figure-skated. ~ Rachel McAdams.

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I think when you’re famous, its hard to live in a small town. ~ John Cusack.

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I had the privilege of living most of my life in a small town. ~ Sarah Palin.

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You can live here all your life, and still be considered an outsider. ~ E.D. Rea.

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Living in a small town in India was like living in a glass house! ~ Mallika Nawal.

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People in small towns, much more than in cities, share a destiny. ~ Richard Russo.

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There is a comfortable feeling in small towns. It is salubrious. ~ Andie MacDowell.

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I grew up in a small town in India, but through books I knew the world. ~ Mira Nair.

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I’m all about small towns. I think it’s a great place to grow up. ~ Kacey Musgraves.

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I’m a small-town guy, and moving to a huge city might be an adjustment. ~ Adam Dunn.

Small Town Quotes To Help You Cherish Your Community

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In small towns people scent the wind with noses of uncommon keenness. ~ Stephen King.

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Where everyone knows your name, and a safe place to raise a family. ~ Terri Haynes Roach.

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I think it helped me to develop good work ethics, being in a small town. ~ Herschel Walker.

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Earth is a small town with many neighborhoods in a very big universe. ~ Ronald J. Garan Jr.

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The art of living in a small town is one of the most difficult to acquire. ~ Doris Lessing.

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All rivers carry their secrets, but not every river keeps its secret forever. ~ Bernard Jan.

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Fame is only good for one thing – they will cash your check in a small town. ~ Truman Capote.

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In small towns as well as large, good people outnumber bad people by 100 to 1. ~ Paul Harvey.

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There’s a lot more business out there in small town America than I ever dreamed of. ~ Sam Walton.

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Small towns make up for their lack of people by having everyone be more interesting. ~ Doris Haddock.

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It was a marvelous advantage to grow up in a small town where you knew everybody. ~ Warren Christopher.

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‎The simple truth is that you can understand a town. You can know and love and hate it. ~ Brenna Yovanoff.

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Living in a small town…is like living in a large family of rather uncongenial relations. ~ Joyce Dennys.

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I will always approach life from a small-town vibe. It makes experiences more fantastical. ~ Landon Liboiron.

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I’m from a small town so, like, everyone’s married with children or about to have children. ~ Kelly Clarkson.

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Quotes About Small Towns People Will Agree With

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I decide to make the most of the time we got left before she gets too big for this small town. ~ Steven Herrick.

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I was from a small town, and nobody really expects you to leave, especially before you graduate. ~ Taylor Swift.

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I grew up on a farm in a small town where you do or say one thing and everybody knows about it. ~ Garrett Hedlund.

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Everybody wants you to do good things, but in a small town you pretty much graduate and get married. ~ Faith Hill.

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Being in Marin City was like a small town so it taught me to be more straightforward with my style. ~ Tupac Shakur.

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There are things you experience growing up in a small town that create memories that last a lifetime. ~ Carlos Wallace.

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I enjoy small towns, I’ve got my friends there. I have friends in L.A. too, but I’m not much on traffic. ~ Jacob Lofland.

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He had to submit to the fate of every newcomer in a small town, where many tongues talk but few heads think. ~ Victor Hugo.

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I’m a small town boy from a place not too different from Farmville. I grew up with a corn field in my backyard. ~ Mike Pence.

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The nice thing about living in a small town is that when you don’t know what you’re doing, someone else does. ~ Immanuel Kant.

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I grew up in a small town where everyone wanted to be the same or look the same and was afraid to be different. ~ Kate Bosworth.

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When I look back, I’m glad I grew up in a small town. There, it’s just you, your family and whatever you make of it. ~ Champ Bailey.

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I’m living out a childhood fantasy. Our house is in a historic district of a small town that I used to read about in storybooks. ~ Patty Duke.

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People from small towns have to have their edges roughed up to get along in the world. But as a street reporter, you learn quickly. ~ Bill Kurtis.

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For any American who had the great and priceless privilege of being raised in a small town there always remains with him nostalgic memories. ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower.

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I think growing up in a small town, the kind of people I met in my small town, they still haunt me. I find myself writing about them over and over again. ~ Annie Baker.

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Small towns seem to appreciate things a little bit more. They’re less jaded and they’re more kind of authentic and more themselves and they don’t care as much. ~ Pauly Shore.

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To make a small town achieve its potential, you need everybody. When a blind person carries a crippled person who can see, both of them get where they’re going. ~ Unita Blackwell.

So these were the 61 Quotes about Small Towns.

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